The Teaching Assistant Programme in France (TAPIF)

The Teaching Assistant Program in France offers you the opportunity to work in France for 7 months, teaching English to French students of all ages. Each year, over 200 positions are offered to Canadian citizens and permanent residents to teach in public schools across all regions of metropolitan France and in the overseas departments of France such as French Guiana, Guadeloupe, Martinique and La Réunion.

Visit our Program Overview and Eligibility to find out how you can gain valuable teaching experience, improve your language skills, and experience French culture first-hand through the Teaching Assistant Program in France.

Check the application section to learn about the application process and timeline.

Find answers to many of your potential questions on our FAQs page!


Ready to Apply to teach in 2018-2019?

The application for the 2018-2019 school year is NOW AVAILABLE at
Deadline to apply for Canadians : March 18, 2018 (extended deadline).



Emanèse Jeanty

464 Wilbrod Street

Ottawa K1N 6M8 Ontario

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Click here to upload the information sheet: TAPIF – Job Posting 2018-2019 (pdf, English)